Cleveland Drops Minnesota 7-1 - Match Report
Cleveland moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 7-1 win against the Minnesota Twins at Progressive Field.
Cleveland was favored by -123 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Derek Lowe earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Jason Kipnis in the win.
Minnesota got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Carl Pavano in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Doumit had 3 hits in the loss for the Twins.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 14-6 in the game.